Canadian History Dictionary Queen Charlotte Islands
A group in the Pacific Ocean, off the coast
of British Columbi...
Hunt Thomas Sterry 1826-1892 Born In Norwich Conn Came To
Canada, 1847, at the invitation of Sir William E. Logan, to acc...
Razilly Chevalier De
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the Hundred Associates, 170;
Built by North West Company, 1788, on southern shore
of Lake A...
New Brunswick Land Company
(Wilmot era) Involved in crown lands dispute, 26,
(General Brock era) Sent to Moraviantown to oppose enemy, 219,
(Bishop Laval era) Chapel dedicated to, in the church at Quebec...
(Count Frontenac era) Fort built at falls of, 329.
Henrietta Of France Queen Of England
(Samuel de Champlain era) Dowry of, 216.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Battle of, 108.
Arrangement Of 1830
Provided that United States vessels should have
access to port...
Schuyler Peter 1657-1724 Born In Albany Appointed Lieutenant In
the militia, 1685, and served in the colonial and Indian wars. ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Steamboat, goes over Niagara Falls...
Burns Robert Easton 1805-1863 Born In Niagara Called To The Bar
of Upper Canada, 1827. Practised at Niagara, St. Catharines, an...
See Aubert de la Chesnaye.
(Tilley era) Returned for St. John, 25.
Representation Bill 1853
(Lord Elgin era) Sir John Macdonald's view on, 132-133.
In northern British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) ...
New York State
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Proposal to build Florida barrack...
Des Rivieres Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Accompanies captured British officers to...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various parts of the
world. From 1812 to 1814 commanded the 7th division of the British army
in France and Spain. Received the thanks of Parliament for his services
at Waterloo. Raised to the peerage of the United Kingdom as Baron
Ramsay. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia in 1816. In 1819
appointed governor-general and commander-in-chief of British North
America. Served in this capacity for nine years. From 1829 to 1832
commander-in-chief in the East Indies. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Influence did not
extend beyond Quebec, 1; his arrival as governor, 1820, 33; conflict
with Papineau, 34, 61; his harsh policy towards French-Canadians, 39;
his character, 41; founds Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 41;
erects monument to Wolfe and Montcalm, 41; sides with Council against
Assembly, 42; promises remedy for abuses, 43; interview with Papineau,
58; refuses to confirm election of Papineau as Speaker and dissolves
Parliament, 61; his speech to Assembly, 61-62; recalled, 64, 70. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
Governor-general, 1820, 19; a "disciplinarian devoid of diplomacy," 19;
leaves Canada, 20. =Bib.=: Kingsford, History of Canada; Rattray, The
Scot in British North America; Dict. Eng. Hist.; Campbell, History
of Nova Scotia.
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